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Ankeny Apartments
Last updated March 4 2024 at 6:57 PM

Ankeny, IA
182 Apartments for Rent

Ankeny Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 67,355
Population Density: 2,235 people/sq mile
Median Age: 37
Percentage of Family Households: 68%
Median Annual Income: $94,508 / year
Median Rent: $1,109 / month

What locals are saying

Welcome to Ankeny, a friendly Iowa town with a lot to offer in terms of apartments rental options. Now let’s start sifting through these classifieds so we can find you the home of your dreams!

Ankeny is located about 10 miles north of Des Moines and is largely considered a suburb of the city

Ankeny Demographics


How diverse is Ankeny?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Ankeny is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Ankeny are White (86.6%), Hispanic Or Latino (5.5%), Asian (4.1%), Two Or More (3.1%), Black Or African American (0.7%), Other (0%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Ankeny residents?

The median age in Ankeny is 37 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Ankeny?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Ankeny is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Ankeny are White (86.6%), Hispanic Or Latino (5.5%), Asian (4.1%), Two Or More (3.1%), Black Or African American (0.7%), Other (0%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Ankeny residents?

The median age in Ankeny is 37 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Ankeny Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Ankeny is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Ankeny is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Ankeny is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Ankeny


Elementary Schools

10 /10
Northeast Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
631 Students
5 Reviews
631
Students
5 Reviews
10 /10
Westwood Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
653 Students
5 Reviews
653
Students
5 Reviews
9 /10
Southeast Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
658 Students
4 Reviews
658
Students
4 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Northview Middle School
Public
8-9
Public
8-9
856 Students
6 Reviews
856
Students
6 Reviews
6 /10
Parkview Middle School
Public
6-7
Public
6-7
894 Students
5 Reviews
894
Students
5 Reviews

High Schools

5 /10
Ankeny High School
Public
10-12
Public
10-12
1,077 Students
6 Reviews
1,077
Students
6 Reviews
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Average rent in Ankeny, Iowa

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Ankeny is $1,308, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,475. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Ankeny, IA


Searching for an apartment for rent in Ankeny, IA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 182 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Ankeny. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Ankeny is $1,039 for a studio, $1,308 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,475 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Ankeny apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Ankeny, IA apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Ankeny?

In Ankeny, the average rent is $1,039 for a studio, $1,308 for a 1-bedroom, $1,475 for a 2-bedroom, and $1,741 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Ankeny, check out our monthly Ankeny Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Ankeny?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Ankeny by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Ankeny?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Ankeny apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Ankeny?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Ankeny.

How can I find off-campus housing in Ankeny?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Ankeny. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center, Drake University, Grand View University, and Des Moines Area Community College.